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Ocean Ridge Plantation

53 Ocean Ridge Pkwy SW, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469
+1 800-556-6750
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Not worth your money or time.

The course all the way from the Tee Box to the Greens was a complete travesty. They had not done... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
drasa1513
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Helena, Alabama
Terrific golf courses

There are four terrific golf courses and good practice area. Also there are beautiful homes. It... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
rwillauer
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Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
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This resort and residential complex features the four legendary "Big Cats" Courses - Panther's Run, Lion's Paw, Tiger's Eye and Leopard's Chase - each of which has won world-wide critical acclaim and is renowned for their dramatic design features and challenging level of play. Come Chase Birdies with The Big Cats Today!
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible17%
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“golf courses” (6 reviews)
“tiger's eye” (7 reviews)
“golf package” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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53 Ocean Ridge Pkwy SW, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

The course all the way from the Tee Box to the Greens was a complete travesty. They had not done any maintenance to the bunkers, fairways, or greens. The tee boxes were overgrown with weeds, the fairways were covered in weeds and even with a...More

Thank drasa1513
Reviewed 10 July 2017

There are four terrific golf courses and good practice area. Also there are beautiful homes. It also has a beautiful pool and work out gym.

2  Thank rwillauer
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We have a beautiful community. A great POA and a developer that is sucking us dry. Do not come here. The courses are good designes but the developer is sucking us dry! There are a lot of courses in the area that you will be...More

3  Thank 49406Re_Act
Bill L, Manager at Ocean Ridge Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

In reading your review, I am very much concerned and would like to help in any way I can. Please contact me directly at blong@oceanridge.com to discuss your specific comments and issues regarding the Big Cats Courses.

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Paid full fare for Panthers Run, a course that used to be worth that premium. Unfortunately from nearly start to finish a poor experience now. The men who handled our bags to the carts were downright unwelcoming, and provided a thoroughly confusing experience with a...More

2  Thank rbestercy
Bill L, Manager at Ocean Ridge Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

I sincerely apologize for your unsatisfactory experience. I saw your review of Panther's Run and asked you some follow up questions there, but I see they have already been answered here in your review of Ocean Ridge Plantation. I assure you we will address the...More

Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I was so looking forward to our round at Ocean Ridge Plantation and so much so that we were planning on 36 holes via Tigers Eye and Leopards Chase. Well Hurricane Matthew changed those plans so we only were able to play Leopards Chase. We...More

5  Thank Bandit2118
Bill L, General Manager at Ocean Ridge Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2016

Thank you for your feedback. We always appreciate anyone taking the time to give us constructive information we can use to improve our operation! You certainly had the misfortune of catching us at a difficult time. Preparation for Hurricane Matthew caused us to divert our...More

Reviewed 2 September 2016

My wife and I moved into Ocean Ridge Plantation this summer and love everything about living here except the golf courses. There are four courses all named after Big Cats. On Tiger's Eye the greens and fairways were totally burnt out with dirt patches through...More

2  Thank David C
Bill L, Manager at Ocean Ridge Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2016

The ownership, management and staff of Ocean Ridge Plantation Golf are always interested in constructive feedback and we appreciate anyone who takes the time to make us aware of their particular experiences during their visit. As this reviewer indicated, weather conditions have been brutal this...More

Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Nicely maintained courses; friendly staff; quality snack/beverage options at the turn. Three course package was well worth the price.

Thank efela0123
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Played all 4 courses. The weather this spring prevented the rough to grow so any shot off the fairway was not a bad lie. Lion's Paw was the 3 star course of the 4 available. The greens were overrun by weeds and made putting difficult....More

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 19 April 2016

8 of us played for different courses here over 4 days. The service was excellent, the staff friendly, the range below average, the course layout interesting, and the greens on 3 of the 4 courses were bad. We played the newest course on the last...More

Thank Scotch27
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Have been going to the MB area for over 20 years and this was the first trip that we played the "Cats". All courses were in very good shape and a great test (especially Leopards) The package was a tremendous value and as a group...More

Thank John I
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Roy D
28 February 2017|
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Response from Bill L | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry! We have different types of grass on all our courses, so I will give you a quick rundown of each. Leopard's Chase has L-93 bentgrass and those greens are in very good condition overall. Any... More
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priceless_xx
3 April 2015|
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Response from Bill L | Property representative |
Thank you for the inquiry! Despite some difficult weather conditions earlier in the year, all Four Big Cats Courses are in excellent condition right now. The fairways and tees are nice and green and the greens are rolling... More
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